Triple poster. 1988. The central section of the poster includes three slogans. At the top a banner reads in translation: 'Day of Physical Labour'. Around the central figure of a woman running, her arms stretched out behind her, is a phrase which reads in translation:'Be ready for Labour and defence of the USSR'. In larger script at the bottom of the centre panel of poster the slogan translates as: 'Exercise muscles through sport! Prepare your body for the fight!'.
These objects are only a part of our collections, of which there are more than 350,000 objects. This information comes from our collections database. Some of this is incomplete and there may be errors. This part of the website is also still under construction, so there may be some fields repeated or incorrectly formatted information.
The database sometimes uses language taken from historical documents to help research, which may now appear outdated and even offensive. The database also includes information on objects that are considered secret or sacred by some communities.
If you have any further information about objects in our collections or can suggest corrections to our information, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org